This is Kayla’s fourth Puppet Playlist! Off-Broadway: The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show (puppeteer), Fringe NYC: The Morningtime of Now (puppeteer), Regional: The Bucks County Playhouse, Riverside Theater, Riverside Shakespeare in the Park, 1st Stage, Touchstone Theatre. Kayla completed a year-long Apprenticeship in Physica Theater with Touchstone Theater in Bethlehem, PA and was an associate artist with Mock Turtle Marionette Theater (PA). Currently, she serves as the Workshop Coordinator for Puppet Kitchen and is a private Pilates instructor throughout Manhattan.
Conan Magee studied puppetry at the National Puppetry Conference at the Eugene O’Neill Theater Center and performed in Wakka Wakka Productions’ Saga. By day he is a research analyst at an ethical mutual fund.
Keely Snook is an interdisciplinary visual artist from Los Gatos, CA. She has a MFA in Printmaking from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville and currently works as the Master Printer at the Wassaic Project, an Artist Residency in Wassaic, NY. After working as an Apprentice at the Puppet Kitchen, she went on to participate in the 2017 O’Neill National Puppetry Conference and, most recently, worked as a builder on a project for the Jim Henson Company.
Alicia McCauley is a puppeteering novice, with this being her debut in both the field of puppeteering and at the Puppet Playlist. She has previously been involved in improv, musicals, and Shakespearian theater. Her favorite Alanis album is Jagged Little Pill but she can play “Thank U” with symphonic precision on the xylophone.